Delhi witnesses cold morning, temperature drops to 10.2°C

Delhi witnesses cold morning, temperature drops to 10.2°C

One day after Delhi received light showers, the national capital witnessed a windy and cold morning on Monday. The minimum temperature was recorded this morning at 10.2 degrees Celsius, one point above the average for the season. The city recorded 20 mm of rain in a 24-hour period. The maximum temperature is expected to be … Read more

WMO urges to face climate and meteorological extremes

WMO urges to face climate and meteorological extremes

Disastrous events such as the floods in Pakistan, the prolonged drought in the Horn of Africa and the heat waves in Europe, this year showed the urgency of acting to face extreme weather and climate phenomena, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said this Friday 23rd Dec. Several dramatic weather disasters Throughout 2022 “we have been … Read more

Extreme heatwave may break human survivability limit in India

Climate Change: 2022 was the fifth warmest year on record

India could experience intense heat waves that will break the limit of human survival, according to a World Bank report. The country has recorded several deaths due to intense heat waves in the past two decades. The World Bank report titled “Climate Investment Opportunities in India’s Cooling Sector” said the country is experiencing higher temperatures … Read more

Heatwave: Last month was fourth warmest October in 143 years

2023 projected to be one of hottest years on record on Earth

The signs of climate change continue. This week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the United States (NOAA) published a statement warning that October 2022 was the fourth warmest October on record, that is, 143 years ago. As reported by that body, the temperature of the past month has only been exceeded by October … Read more

What is La Nina Winter that this winter is about to be?

Winter 2022-23 set to be another La Nina winter

For the upcoming winter season, a “Triple Dip La Nina” appears to be in the offing, and better yet, current sea surface temperatures show a strong La Nina event. There is a 76% chance of a La Nina during the Northern Hemisphere winter (December-February) 2022-23, favouring a transition to ENSO-neutral in February-April 2023 (57% chance). … Read more

Pakistan floods: why have they been so extreme this year?

Climate Change: Why Denmark decided to pay ‘loss and damage’ to developing countries?

Flood-affected people move to higher ground in Dadu district, Sindh province, Pakistan, on September 1, 2022. Flash floods triggered by heavy monsoon rains have killed more than 1,100 people across Pakistan since mid-June 2022. More than 33 million people have been affected by the floods. Pakistan floods The impact of the recent floods in Pakistan … Read more

2021, year of extreme weather events

2021, year of extreme weather events

Ground Report | New Delhi: Extreme weather events in 2021; Barely two days to live in 2021, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), presented a perfect example of how the combined impacts of natural climate variability and the climate crisis are happening right before our eyes, with water as channeling element of extreme phenomena. … Read more

Heavy rains and natural calamities caused heavy damage to crops

Heavy rains and natural calamities caused heavy damage to crops

Ground Report | New Delhi: Heavy damage to drops; About 50 lakh hectares of the agricultural area have been affected during the year 2021 due to cyclonic storms, floods, landslides, cloudbursts. Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said in Lok Sabha. Tomar said that the State Governments take relief measures in the wake … Read more